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    Sale 1902

    Impressionist and Modern Works on Paper

    7 November 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 233

    Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)

    Visage d'homme barbu

    Price Realised  

    Pablo Picasso (1881-1973)
    Visage d'homme barbu
    signed, dedicated and dated 'Picasso Pour le Docteur E. Friedmann Le 1er Décembre 1971' (upper center)
    red ball-point pen on paper
    11¼ x 9 in. (28.5 x 23 cm.)
    Drawn on 1 December 1971


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    Maya Widmaier-Picasso has confirmed the authenticity of this work.

    Claude Picasso has confirmed the authenticity of this work.

    This work is drawn on a page of Georges Bloch's Picasso Catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre gravé et lithographié 1966-1969.

    Provenance

    Dr. E. Friedmann, Paris (gift from the artist, December 1971).